12 hours
2018-04-232018-05-22

Global Sourcing Senior Manager (114635)

Home Depot, Inc.
Atlanta, GA
  • Job Code
    299173
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Job Details

Global Sourcing Senior Manager (114635)

GA - Atlanta

  • Date Posted: Feb 8, 2018
  • Company: The Home Depot
  • Travel: 0-25%
  • Functional Area: Logistics/Supply Chain/Import
  • Position Type: Full-Time
  • Relocation Provided: No




Position Description:
POSITION PURPOSE
The Global Sourcing Sr. Manager is responsible for developing sourcing solutions with manufacturers for our Private Brand business. This position will be responsible for successfully identifying and developing opportunities to deliver growth of assigned sourcing geography in support of our Private Brand growth. The Sr. Manager will clearly articulate solutions to the merchandising teams on benefit to margin and product vitality in a timely manner.
The Sr. Manager is expected to understand sourcing within a retail organization, lead a cross functional projects teams and leverage strong solution design and project management skills to deliver timely benefits. The Sr. Manager should have solid negotiation skills and understanding of product features and functions to present best alternatives to source from. Strong communication (both verbal and written) and leadership skills will be required to succeed.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • 35%-Partner with suppliers to develop product and assortment proposals 
  • 25%-Research, identify, and evaluate suppliers that can manufacture products under Private Label brands 
  • 20%-Support Merchant Product Development to successfully bring product to market 
  • 10%-Create presentations to convey clear messages to internal and external audiences 
  • 10%-Resolve Project Issues and risk management
NATURE AND SCOPE
Position reports to Vice President Global Sourcing.
Position has direct reports

ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS


Environment:

Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

Travel:

Typically requires overnight travel 5% to 20% of the time.


ESSENTIAL SKILLS:
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

Education Required:
The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.

Years of Relevant Work Experience:
7 years

Physical Requirements:

Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Deep understanding of Manufacturing Process 
  • Demonstrated Full Lifecycle Project Management experience 
  • Logistics and supply chain experience 
  • Product development lifecycle knowledge
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:
  • Sourcing experience 
  • Strong Analytical skills 
  • Knowledge of negotiation principles 
  • Ability to build a project cost benefits analysis and measure performance versus expectations 
  • Ability to resolve conflict and manage through challenging situations 
  • Ability to analyze supplier performance to identify and manage performance gaps 
  • Mastery of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access, Visio, Project applications 
  • Ability to prioritize multiple projects and initiatives 
  • Ability to clearly communicate across functions and various levels 
  • Experience leading cross-functional matrixed work-teams


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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